Lars Weber is Partner for Business Development at Yggdrasil Commodities (YCo). YCo is an electricity trading company which is active in power markets in 3 continents, including all 7 US ISOs, the majority of Western European Markets and is currently expanding into Asia. Lars is responsible for YCo’s market expansions which includes understanding the market mechanics, how traders can and should behave within a market and how to smoothly transition knowledge between market areas.
Before joining YCo in April 2019, Lars Weber worked at Centrica Energy Trading (formerly known as Neas Energy). In his decade there, he trading both power and certificates, before becoming Senior Originator for the UK and the Benelux.
This session is a chance to discuss the future of power sales as companies move away from subsidised projects and reduce reliance on PPAs, towards trading energy. We will discuss how companies can navigate these waters as power prices fluctuate, what hedging mechanisms exist and how nimble and responsive you need to be to succeed.